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Serena Ryder's Be the Ones chosen as theme song for 2018 Arctic Winter Games

The 2018 Arctic Winter Games officially has a theme song: 'Be the Ones,' by Ontario musician Serena Ryder.

Serena Ryder's song echoes strength and power of circumpolar athletes, organizers say

Serena Ryder performs during the Pan Am Games in 2015. Her song Be the Ones will be used as the theme song during the 2018 Arctic Winter Games. (Julio Cortez/The Associated Press)

The 2018 Arctic Winter Games officially has a theme song: Be the Ones by Serena Ryder. 

Ryder is a multiple Juno-award winning musician originally from Ontario. She performed at the 2015 Pan Am Games in Toronto and at the Canada Day event at Parliament Hill in Ottawa last year. 

Organizers with the Arctic Winter Games say the song echoes the strength of circumpolar athletes and fits with this year's theme of "Find your Power." 

The full song will be released March 9, but click on the link below to listen to an excerpt:  

Serena Ryder's song titled Be the Ones has been named the theme song for the 2018 Arctic Winter Games. Listen to a part of that song here. 0:45
 

The Arctic Winter Games begin March 18. 

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